Publix Atlanta Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K

One of the southeast’s premier distance events, the Publix Atlanta Marathon, Half Marathon & 5K return to celebrate the 14th running of the Atlanta tradition!

Event Details
Sunday | March 1st, 2020
7:00 a.m.

Race Location
Centennial Olympic Park
265 Park Ave W NW
Atlanta, GA 30313

Held the day after the 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Marathon, Atlanta’s marathon weekend is America’s marathon weekend! This year will be the Marathon’s second year on a new course, taking runners past Atlanta’s most important monuments, stadiums and neighborhoods. Near and far, participants will experience firsthand how Atlanta is Running City USA!

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Top 7 Atlanta Happenings This Weekend

Set out for some fun all weekend long with our Top 7 Happenings Around Atlanta This Weekend: Friday – Sunday, February 7th – February 9th, 2020.

Sneak in a little family fun for all ages from the Atlanta Botanical Gardens to the Center for Puppetry Arts. With a variety of events all throughout town, there’s something for everyone – and all ages! Whatever your tastes, we have you covered with a  full weekend ahead.

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2020 Guide to Atlanta’s Best Farmers Markets

If you’re anything like us, we are getting ready to shake off those Winter Blues! So when it comes to Springtime in Atlanta, we can think of two things: enjoying everything fresh and getting outdoors! Grab those market bags and get ready to experience the city’s local flavors at their very best with our 2020 Guide to Atlanta’s Best Farmers Markets.

Enjoy a leisurely Saturday morning sipping hot brewed coffee as you stroll through a rainbow of organic produce, listening to live music and exploring local art. Even the kids will enjoy the variety of family-friendly options, including activity centers, baby animals, picnics, and more! 

Shopping local has never been easier, and Atlanta turns a weekly stop for food into a remarkable experience for everyone.

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Congratulations to our Happy Buyers & Sellers in 2019

It was a great year for the Morris Raney Team including three personal sales, The Beacham Series cover, Atlanta Agent Magazine cover, The Atlantan Leading Top 100 list, and, best of all, helping over 85 buyers and sellers in 2019.

We are thankful for every single one of our clients – it wouldn’t be possible without your continued support!

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Pirate Day at Fernbank Museum

Fernbank Museum invites you to set sail for an afternoon of pirate-themed adventures at Pirate Day!

Event Details
Saturday | January 25th, 2020
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Location
Fernbank Museum of Natural History
767 Clifton Rd
Atlanta, GA 30307

Grab your favorite pirate costume and get ready for a swashbuckling adventure! Guests will enjoy building pirate ships along with other pirate-themed crafts and games – even a visit from the Atlanta Pirate and Wenches Guild.

Scheduled Activities

Atlanta Pirate and Wenches Guild
Shiver me timbers! Thar be special guests visiting from this local guild of pirate enthusiasts. 

Pirate Hook Craft
Wee pirates are invited to make their own hooks from cups and tin foil.

Pirate Pseudonym
Don’t be a scallywag! Every pirate needs a proper seafaring moniker—get yours here.

Photo-Op
Pose with a captain’s hat or a crewman’s scarf, and don’t forget to say “Arrr.”

Walk the Plank
All hands on deck! Only the bravest are up to this test of balance.

Tattoo Parlor
Because every proper pirate needs a tattoo.

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7 Ways to Celebrate Valentines Day Around Atlanta in 2020

Valentine’s Day is just a month away, so don’t delay on getting a jump on making the holiday special! You’ve made dinner reservations, why not bump it up a notch with some special holiday treats?

Whether you’re looking for a girls’ night out on the town or a unique way to surprise your Valentine, Atlanta has a lineup of events that are more special than ever for 2020.

From cooking classes to cocktails at Atlanta’s favorite attractions, we have you covered with our list of 6 Ways to Celebrate Valentines Day Around Atlanta in 2020.

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20th Annual Atlanta Jewish Film Festival

The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival is celebrating a milestone 20 years of storytelling with through a proud tradition of entertaining audiences and fostering community dialogue!

Festival Dates
February 10th – 27th, 2020

Opening Venue
Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

New for 2020 – Expanded Intown Venues
UA Tara Cinemas, Regal Perimeter Pointe, the Sandy Springs Performing Arts Center, Landmark Theatres Midtown Art Cinema, and the Plaza Theatre.

Young Professionals Night Location
The Woodruff Arts Center

The Festival has exhibited over 70 narratives and documentaries, representing more than 25 countries. Throughout the festival, guests will engage in the most compelling foreign and independent films. Regardless of genre, each film will fascinate, inspire, and expand your perspective!

Film Lineup TBA

With more than 38,000 moviegoers attending screenings in past years, the Atlanta Jewish Film Festival made history by becoming the largest Jewish film festival in the world – And 2020 promises to bring even more excitement with amazing movies that entertain and captivate audiences in new ways!

The Atlanta Jewish Film Festival (AJFF) is an exploration of Jewish life, culture and history through the lens of cinema. The AJFF seeks to use the power of film to both entertain and educate, while challenging conventional perspectives on complex and challenging issues facing the Jewish and world community alike.

More information on the 2020 Atlanta Jewish Film Festival.

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Bring One for the Chipper

Now that Christmas is over and you start to take the decorations down, you may think to yourself,  “What am I going to do with this tree?”It’s time to Bring One for the Chipper!

Event Details
January 4th, 2020
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Instead of placing the tree on the curb (which will eventually end up in a landfill), bring it to one of the several “Bring One for the Chipper” tree recycling events. This annual Georgia Christmas tree recycling program has recycled almost
5 million trees.

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Callanwolde Artist Market

The Callanwolde Artist Market is bringing art to one of the most distinctive historic estates in the South!

Event Dates
January 7th – 9th, 2020

Event Times
Friday Preview Party | 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Saturday | 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Sunday | 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Location
Callanwolde Fine Arts Center
980 Briarcliff Road
Atlanta, GA 30306

The unique indoor winter festival is a premier partnership of art, offering original, yet affordable, pieces. Throughout the 1920 Callanwolde Mansion, over 70 of the finest local and regional artists will feature the highest quality of work across a variety of mediums.

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